Mr. Stone’s practice focuses on corporate and business litigation, and more specifically on cases involving complex business valuation disputes. He also works on non-litigation matters that involve a variety of corporate governance and Delaware law issues, including advising corporate boards of directors and special committees with respect to transactional and litigation issues. Mr. Stone also frequently represents boards and committees in conducting internal and independent investigations.
A prominent figure in the Delaware legal community for more than 25 years, Mr. Stone has tried fraudulent transfer cases, as well as a variety of restructuring related cases. He also has represented directors, officers and corporate entities in actions challenging their exercise of fiduciary duties in the context of mergers, going private transactions and other transactions involving controlling or majority stockholders, as well as in derivative litigation. Representing clients across a broad range of industries, Mr. Stone has tried many cases in a variety of tribunals across the country.
Recognition & Accomplishments
Mr. Stone has been recognized by Benchmark Litigation as one of the leading lawyers in America for general commercial litigation and bankruptcy litigation.
Mr. Stone received his B.S.E. in biomedical engineering from Tulane University and his law degree, magna cum laude, from Tulane Law School where he was a senior notes and comments editor of the Tulane Law Review.
Mr. Stone clerked for the Honorable Andrew G.T. Moore II of the Delaware Supreme Court from 1986-1987.
- Tulane University Law School, J.D.
- Tulane University, B.S.E.
- New York
- US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
- US District Court for the Southern District of New York
- US District Court for the District of Delaware
- US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
- Honorable Andrew G.T. Moore II of the Delaware Supreme Court (1986-1987)